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tucker and ron brown steele is the political director for atlantic media. you're both heavy weights as journalists. i respect your opinions. when i look at those crowds:00 a and when i look at the people involved in the birther movement, i see a dichotomy in terms of class. i think some people in the birther movement are a little more rustic a little less informed and a little scared. i see the mobs, i see pinks and limes, i see middle class people that went to college, i see people who read the paper who just don't like health care reform. what do you see, cynthia? do you see the same crowd in both? >> well, let me start out by saying, chris, there is absolutely no way to prove that people have racist motives. there's no way to know what's in people's hearts and minds. >> yeah, when they say the guy is from mombassa, okay, that's how you can tell. with no evidence whatever. when you say he's from some other country, make him as foreign as possible, that suggests motive to me. >> or when you hear people at these tea party protesters say this is america, this is no longer the country
the same cultural and racial anxiety that's behind the birther movement. cynthia tucker, political columnist for "the atlanta constitution." and ron brownstein is the political director for "atlantic med media." you're both heavyweights as journalists. i respect your opinions. when i look at those crowds and when i look at the people i imagine involved in the birther movement, i see a dichotomy in terms of class. i think some people in the birther movement are less educated, more rural, more rustic, a little less informed about everything. and a little more scared. whereas i see these mobs at these meetings, i see pinks and limes, i see middle class people who went to college, i see people who do read the paper, who just don't like health care reform. what do you see, cynthia? do you see the same crowd in both? the birthers, the race people, the people against health care particularly? >> well, let me start out by saying, chris, there is absolutely no way to prove that people have racist motives. there's no way to know what's in people's hearts and minds. >> yeah, when they say the
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